Sapporo Beer Museum


Do you love neon? Us too. How about snow? You bet. And fresh, local cuisine? Of course. We think Sapporo might just be the place for you! Sapporo has been Hokkaido‘s capital city since 1821 and is a bustling metropolitan city. It was here that Japan’s first ever beer, Sapporo Beer, was produced with a little help from the West. Furthermore, Sapporo’s food scene is diverse and features many local ingredients. You’ll see things such as lamb, potatoes, deer, dairy and seafood—not to mention the delicious Hokkaido style ramen. This is a great place to start your Hokkaido journey as many day trips are possible from this central point. There are so many amazing experiences awaiting you; start by checking out these articles covering our favourite things to do in Sapporo, Hokkaido.



The best Jingisukan in Sapporo: Daruma

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Menya Saimi, one of the best ramen in Sapporo

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An Unforgettable White Christmas In Japan: Destination Sapporo

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Exclusive Beers and A History Lesson at Sapporo Beer Museum

When planning my debut visit to Sapporo, I quickly realised I knew very...

Sapporo Shines with 730,000 Lights This Winter

Visiting Hokkaido in winter? Head to Sapporo for some epic illuminations at the...